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Courageous Math Teachers
September 25, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: IMP, Math, Tools for Teachers

High School math teacher, Teri Owens, explains why courage is a necessary precursor to change and excellence.

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Why Don’t We Teach Practical Math? A Science Friday Panel Discussion
July 10, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: Events, IMP, Math, STEM News & Views

Science Friday host, Ira Flatow, and a star panel of math thought-leaders debate the merits of math education today and whether we are on the right path.

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Why Jo Boaler is a Big Fan of IMP Math Curriculum (and why you should be too!)

I would say that IMP is the best high school math curriculum that I know of that really takes a problem-solving approach… So yes, I’m a big fan.

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Growing Pains: What China and America Can Learn From Each Other About Implementing Common Core
May 19, 2015 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: IMP, Math, Meaningful Math

Common Core can be a way to raise the standard of education authentically. What’s needed for both the U.S. and China to succeed is a focus on inquiry-based methods, not over-testing.

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What Does Math Look Like in Today’s Classroom? For Many Teachers It’s “All About Alice”
March 29, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: IMP, Math, Meaningful Math, Tools for Teachers

What does math look like in a 21st Century classroom? Teachers see growth, collaboration, struggles and rewards. Take a look…

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Would you throw away this textbook?
March 24, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: IMP, Math, Tools for Teachers

We came across the following one-sentence post onthe Math subReddit, by a STEM-enthusiast who goes by the moniker “physicsdood,” and it blew our minds…

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Boldly Going Where No Math Has Gone Before: Jillian Green is Education’s Next Generation
February 3, 2015 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: IMP, IMP Alumni, Math, Tools for Teachers

IMP® alumni, and new HS math teacher, Jillian Green is bringing her hands-on, problem-solving math experiences to a whole new generation of students.

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From High School Math to Real World Problem-Solving: Jake Lyman Thinks Outside the Box
December 1, 2014 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: IMP, IMP Alumni, Math, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

And engaging math curriculum is the cornerstone of problem-solving ability. Just ask successful, tech real estate entrepreneur Jacob Lyman…

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